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1 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 1 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt German Network on Life Cycle Inventory Data - Set Up of a Data Collection inLCA/LCM, Seattle, Sept C. Bauer, J. Buchgeister; L.Schebek Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe – Institute for Technical Chemistry– - Central Unit for Technology Induced Material Flows - 1.Introduction 2.Objectives 3.Examples 4.Summary 5.Outlook

2 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 2 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt Life Cycle Approach as Steering Instrument for Sustainable development Environmental policy: EU-integrated product policy (IPP): Communication June 2003 IPPC: Best available technique REFerence documents (BREF)– EU task force on methodology: Cross Media Issues Future EU resource management policy Industry: Design for the Environment e.g. automotive, telecommunication, and electric industries, SFB 392 TU Darmstadt Environmentally Sustainable Product Development Process Optimisation e.g. BMBF joint project Changeover of electroplating plants to low-loss process technology with parallel cost reduction Environmental Management e.g. evaluation of environmental impacts EMAS Consumers: Ecolabel Type III e.g. AUB Expert Committee on the Ecological Declaration of Building Products Introduction (1)

3 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 3 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt Life Cycle Assessment – Quo Vadis? - No effective administration and further use of findings obtained - Splitting of know-how, lacking compatibility of data inventories - Standardization sets general frame only, hence, various methodological approaches Uncertainty of users of LCA results - Extensive studies in a number of economic and consumer goods sectors - Various data inventories in databases and EPD tools - Advanced methodology - Standardization + - Recycling Disposal Environ- ment Production Use Treatment BMBF, 31. Mai 2001 Introduction (2)

4 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 4 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt Life cycle assessment as an instrument of resource- efficient management Economy-related sustainability Continuity and scientific infrastructure for research on the supply and use of life cycle inventory data Long-term perspective by integration in HGF Network of experts Coordination of individual activities Life cycle assessment as R&D issue in the HGF Earth and Environment research area, Program 6 Sustainability and Technology BMBF:FZK: Introduction (3)

5 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 5 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt Preliminary Study Quality Assurance and User-oriented Supply of Life Cycle Inventory Data Term: 3/02 – 12/02 Scope: Life cycle Inventory Data Tasks: Contacting major stakeholders / demand analysis Development of long-term concepts and implementation models Presentation of results at a workshop (11-18/19, 2002) Resources: 3 members of staff Introduction (4)

6 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 6 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt Partners 3 Helmholtz-Centers (FZ Karlsruhe, FZ Jülich, DLR Stuttgart) 9 Universities and technical colleges 11 Companies and industry associations (mainly metal, energy, building materials) 5 non-university research organizations 3 Federal organizations: Environmental Agency (UBA; several units) Federal Agency for Geosciences and Resources, Statistical Office Introduction (5)

7 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 7 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt German Network on Life Cycle Inventory Data Data and Information Interfaces Research on methodology Cross-sector quality assurance Data Aggregation User-oriented context Product Development IPP, Design for Environment Environmental Management Consumer counseling Energy Building materials Transport Metal raw materials Additional sectors Working groups with science and industry members EU COST Action 530 UNEP-SETAC Initiative - ECOINVENT, Switzerland - ILCA, Italy - National Database, Spain EnergyTransport Construction More topics...and future user groups Waste Introduction (6)

8 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 8 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt HGF Impulse and Network Fund September 2002: Promotion Initiative from the president of HGF for cross linking of Helmholtz-Centres with universities by foundation of a Common Research Center and common (virtual) Institute Funding the start-up phase of a common Center/Institute ( /a for max. 3 years) Joint proposal by ~20 scientific institutions Approval in October 2003 Objectives (1)

9 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 9 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt science industry politics government consumer counseling public virtual institute data pool science industry web portal scientific basis formed by participating institutions Network on LCI-Data national international Virtual Institute Objectives (2)

10 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 10 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt - Strategic Targets till Data Supply: Supply of a core set of permanently updated data within a durable organization model Data Utilization: Defined views on data for different application areas fostered by coordinators within the network Integration in international activities Objectives (3)

11 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 11 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt filter LCI data supply Energy Metallic Raw Materials Construction Materials Transportation Waste Chemicals Renewables up- coming Industrial Applications Product Development/IPP Construction & Housing Emission Trading Consumer Counsel. IPPC Directive Eco Labeling up- coming application of LCI data methodology Objectives (4) Work Programme

12 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 12 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt Coordination: Dr. W. Kuckshinrichs; Forschungszentrum Jülich, Programme Group Systems Analysis and Technology Evaluation (STE) Participants: industry, associations, LCA-practitioners, university/research-institutions Objectives Terms of Reference selection of important alloys based on national exchange relations (Fe, Al, Cu, Zn, Mg) Development of a non-metal-specific process-chain scheme pilot study aluminium Example WG Metallic Raw Materials Examples (1)

13 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 13 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt Mining Refining Smelting and Casting Semi-finishing Product Collection WasteTransportEnergySupplies ---system boundary wastage ---system boundary Transport---system boundary Energy ---system boundary supplies Examples (2)

14 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 14 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt Task Force with participants from the corresponding institutions and the Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe Comparative analysis of 3 different inventories for aluminium - European Aluminium Association (EAA) Environmental Profile Report for the European Aluminium Industry - Collaborative Research Center 525 (RWTH Aachen, FZ Jülich) Ressource orientated analysis of material flows of metallic raw materials - Federal Agency for Geosciences and Resources (BGR) Materials Flow and Energy Required for the Production of Selected Mineral Commodities - Part Aluminium Pilot Study Aluminium Examples (3)

15 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 15 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt Comparison for Alumina Refining INPUTOUTPUT Electr. Bauxite NaOH CaO CO2 NOx SO2Dust HC* kWh/t kg/t kg/t kg/t kg/t kg/t kg/t kg/t kg/t BGR 265,3 2368,4 94,7 94,7 957,9 2,1 9,5 7,9 na EAA 313,1 2137,8 120,1 46,0 35,9 0,02 0,1 7,7 1*E-04 SFB ,0 1889,6 116,9 41,9 496,2 0,8 na na na *HC= other than CH4, PAH Examples (4) - modelling methodolgy - spatial and temporal boundaries - cut-off criteria - scope of survey on elementary flows - recycling of scrap/wastes - semi-finishing of products Differences due to:

16 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 16 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt 1.Definition of essential modules according to the general process chain 2.Identification and specification of non-metal-specific modules 3.Re-definition of Al-specific system boundaries 4.Proposal of geographical references 5.Determination of exchanges/elementary flows 6.Modelling of representative technologies 7.Proposal of a temporal data evaluation/update-scheme 8.Compilation of representative datasets 9.Review of data Roadmap for Harmonisation Examples (5)

17 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 17 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt Example WG Energy Coordination: Dr. W. Krewitt; Dr. P. Viebahn; German Aerospace Center (DLR) Participants: LCA-practitioners, university/research-institutions, industry Objectives Terms of Reference Pilot study German Electricity Mix 2000 Several ensuing projects regarding energy related applications (like geothermal energy, CO 2 -sequestration, LCA and CO 2 -trading...) Examples (6)

18 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 18 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt Overall objectives: - Harmonization of LCI data for electricity generation, including full process chains for energy carriers and power plants - Method for annual updating these basic data - Handling methodological questions Current focus: Harmonization of data on coal supply life cycles, taking into account different coal properties, different regions of origin, different technologies for coal extraction and coal preparation, to provide standardized German data set Pilot Study: German Electricity Mix 2000 Examples (7)

19 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 19 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt PE*CO2CH4SO2NOXNMHCPartic. matter TJ/TJkg/TJkg/TJkg/TJkg/TJkg/TJkg/TJ FFE 0, ,710,31,01,2 IFEU 0, ,935,81,83,9 *: excluding calorific valueIFEU 2003 Starting Point: Coal Chain (1) Data comparison is based on - Relevance of individual processes in relation to full fuel cycle - Data variation for individual processes with the LCA-models used by different teams - Data sources Examples (8)

20 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 20 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt Starting Point: Coal Chain (2) Causes of differences (selection) and assessed effort of harmonization: "Easy" to harmonize: different regions of origin, shares of open pit and underground mining Medium effort required: different efficiencies and emission factors of mine power plants in Germany Probably research required: different efficiencies and emission factors of mine power plants in foreign countries, methane emissions (mining), emissions of seagoing vessels Examples (9)

21 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 21 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt growing interdisciplinary and national activity broad stakeholder integration thematic focus on: universal background-systems specificities of different application areas scientific focus on harmonisation and integration of data Summary

22 Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in der Helmholtz - Gemeinschaft Stand: Folie: 22 Datei: bauer_seattle_01.ppt fund-rising for data acquisition defining the business case for the network implementing a pilot version for information infrastructure Workshop on LCI-Data Quality October in Karlsruhe: Outlook


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